December 19th, 2013 Vancouver-based Vivity Labs has been acquired by Rosetta Stone. Rosetta acquired Vivity for $12 million in cash. Vivity is the creator of Fit Brains, an educational gaming platform that whose mobile app version has been downloaded five million times in the past year. The company has also created dozens of other online … Continued

December 16th, 2013 Registering for a course hosted by Wavefront could save you $100 off your ticket to the Wireless Summits in February. The third annual Wavefront Wireless Summits, slated for February 4 to 6 in Vancouver, is a technology leadership conference focused on strategic business transformation enabled by wireless and mobility solutions. The conference … Continued

Deadline: Friday, January 17th at 5:00pm Discovery Parks and the City of Vancouver invite early-stage technology-based companies to apply to win free workspace at the Discovery Parks Vancouver facility for one year beginning May 1, 2014. Generator Open House: Tuesday, December 17th  – 1pm-4pm. Come visit Discovery Parks Vancouver, see the Generator space, meet the team, and have your questions answered. Continued

December 2013 You never get a second chance at a first impression, so businesses seeking to launch successful mobile applications must invest in improving usability right out the gate. Whether launching a customer-facing mobile app or deploying the latest mobile employee productivity tool, efforts are all for naught if users can’t—or won’t—actually use the application. … Continued

December 11, 2013 Earlier this month, the city of Surrey announced the start of the Innovation Boulevard and Health Tech Connexx (HTC), an incubator that will provide lab spaces and services to those in the tech industry seeking solutions for real-world problems. The first company to join this innovative collective is Vancouver-based Conquer Mobile, best … Continued

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Dec. 12, 2013 – The top global wireless and mobile experts will descend on Vancouver for the 3rd Annual Wavefront Wireless Summits, taking place February 4-6, 2014. Hosted by Wavefront, Canada’s Centre of Excellence for Wireless Commercialization and Research, the internationally renowned Summits focus on strategic business transformation enabled by wireless & mobility solutions. … Continued

It’s not too late to get early-bird pricing for the Wireless Summits, hosted by Wavefront, who posits it as the “wireless event of the year” in Canada. The third annual Wavefront Wireless Summits, slated for February 4 to 6 in Vancouver, is a technology leadership conference focused on strategic business transformation enabled by wireless and … Continued

Bringing together two leading sensor technologies to offer accurate and accessible vital signs monitoring at a fraction of the cost of current market solutions. VANCOUVER, B.C., GLASTONBURY CT — LionsGate Technologies Inc. (LGTmedical) and Xhale Assurance Inc. today announce the signing of an agreement that will see the two companies co-develop a first-of-its-kind multi-parameter sensor … Continued

Calgary and Waterloo Region (December 5, 2013) – The 6th annual Canada 3.0 conference will be held May 26th – 28th, 2014 at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre in Calgary, Alberta.  TRTech and the Canadian Digital Media Network (CDMN) will co-host the conference, which is being held in Western Canada for the first time. Canada 3.0 was founded … Continued